Luke 13:6-9 CSB

The Parable of the Barren Fig Tree

6 And He told this parable: "A man had a fig tree that was planted in his vineyard. He came looking for fruit on it and found none.

References for Luke 13:6

      7 He told the vineyard worker, 'Listen, for three years I have come looking for fruit on this fig tree and haven't found any. Cut it down! Why should it even waste the soil?'
      8 "But he replied to him, 'Sir, a leave it this year also, until I dig around it and fertilize it.

      References for Luke 13:8

          9 Perhaps it will bear fruit next year, but if not, you can cut it down.' "